Shooting will start in March with Lionsgate set to release the film in the U.S.
Producers are Sidney Kimmel, Tom Rosenberg and Gary Lucchesi. Jim Tauber and Eric Reid will executive produce.
Lee Toland Krieger is directing from a screenplay by J. Mills Goodloe and Salvador Paskowitz, with revisions by Allison Burnett.
Lively will portray the 29-year old Adaline, who stops aging after recovering from a near-fatal accident. Over the course of the 20th century she embarks on an epic journey, keeping her secret until she meets a man who forever alters her life.
Ford recently starred in “Paranoia” and “Ender’s Game.” He is represented by UTA.